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Tweet, Donny, Tweet!
Illustration by Damon Dahlen/AP photo Kudos to the Dem activists and hive minds who came up with Defeat by Tweet, a new independent super PAC that makes Trump pay for every vile, lying, hateful scrap of bile he spew s - with grassroots racial justice groups the recipients of his unwitting largesse...
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Going Full Nazi (Again)
Wow. The dog whistle's become a fog horn these dark and threatening days with Trump's new re-election merch: An "America First" t-shirt that looks uncannily like the Iron Eagle, the symbol of the Na zi Party. " It’s not an accident," wrote the progressive Jewish group Bend the Arc, which a few...
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Protest In Harmony for Elijah McClain - Until Rioting Cops Teargas His Violin Vigil
Jeff Hughes saves us all. Photo by Giles Clasen. Front photo by Reuters This weekend, thousands of peaceful souls and string players gathered at Violin Vigils in Colorado, Chicago and New York to honor Elijah McClain , the young massage therapist, violinist and innocent killed last year by police...
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Overwrought, Bellicose White Privilege Chap. 4,7346
Exquisitely illustrating why peaceful, unarmed people of color are in the streets decrying the brutal fact that peaceful, unarmed people of color are regularly, senselessly shot, a pair of white St. Louis lawyers just pulled guns on protesters simply walking past their uber-gaudy, $1.5 million,...
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"Please Forgive Me," Said Elijah McClain As Three Cops Murdered Him
Artwork by Matty Miller Another one. This week, three Aurora, Colorado cops were removed from active duty and the state's governor announced a new investigation into the death last year of Elijah McClain, a slight, gentle, quirky, vegetarian, 23-year-old massage therapist with "a child-like spirit...
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More Shocking Than All the Lies: The Leading Cause of (Far Too Often Needless) Death In America
Andrew Jackson and his like-minded bestie. Photo by Andrew Harnick/AP Huh. Despite our estimable leader's willful, febrile good cheer - all good, great job, no virus, you're the virus, don't need testing, let's go shopping! - COVID-19 is skyrocketing . Wednesday saw the highest confirmed single-day...
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Unfit: Bully Billy Barr
Would you buy a used car (or suit) from these evil ragamuffins who just gassed peaceful protesters? After Mueller, Flynn, Stone, teargas and countless brazen crimes against the rule of law, it seems corrupt goon, rabid ideologue and alleged Attorney General William Barr may have finally gone a...
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Bravo You Heroes: Columbus OH Police Mace Double Amputee, Take His Legs, Leave Him Writhing
Screenshot In a new study from the University of Chicago that manages to be both shocking and grimly unsurprising, legal researchers found police in 20 of America's big cities fail to meet even the most basic international human rights standards governing lethal force - a level of brutality across...
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President of Country Drinks Glass of Water With One Hand, (Small) Crowd Goes Wild
Social distancing in Tulsa after all. Getty Image Well that was a night. Trump's rally, which supposedly got a million ticket requests, filled 6,200 out of the arena's 19,000 seats, with vast empty spaces above the first tier either thanks to trolling by bored Tik Tok teenagers, grandmothers and K-...
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Coronapalooza: The Great White Hope and the Perfect Deadly Storm
No words. Getty Image Despite the state's COVID numbers spiking - a record 450 new cases and 5% surge on Thursday - right after the governor declared, "Oklahoma is ready for your visit - it's going to be safe and everyone’s really really excited”; despite warnings from every health official and...
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